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Dealing with depression and anxiety in college

Michael Kohut April 2, 2017
Dealing with mental health problems at this point in life can be extra difficult because of the sheer amount of things happening around you.
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The Charles B. Wang Center, above, ... FRANCIS YU/STATESMAN FILE

The paradox of the paraplegic

Michael Kohut February 12, 2017
It sucks, but a hard truth about being disabled is that sometimes, due to nonchalant oversight by others, you’ll get screwed over.
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Sodexos corporate headquarters in Gaithersburg, Maryland. The new food vendor has been the subject of much student criticism. MANJU SHIVACHARAN/STATESMAN FILE

The alternative facts to Sodexo

Michael Kohut and Emily Benson January 29, 2017
"The truth is Sodexo is the best dining service around, and I have the alternative facts to prove it."
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Its looking like a bright (but distant) future for ol Mary Jane

It’s looking like a bright (but distant) future for ‘ol Mary Jane

Michael Kohut September 26, 2016
A thaw in policy and opinion towards decriminalization and medical usage means that, over time, pot could quietly become a non-issue.
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Im with her, unfortunately

I’m with her, unfortunately

Michael Kohut August 24, 2016
I’m voting for Hillary Clinton. This doesn’t mean that I want Hillary Clinton to be president; to put it another way, #ImAgainstHim.
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Stony Brook Smash Bros. Club brings Melee fans together

Stony Brook Smash Bros. Club brings “Melee” fans together

Michael Kohut May 18, 2016
This is the story of the Stony Brook Smash Bros. Club, population: 383, according to the club's president.
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Stony Brook gamer Dabuz looks to become the king of Smash Bros.

Stony Brook gamer “Dabuz” looks to become the king of “Smash Bros.”

Michael Kohut May 14, 2016
For Samuel Buzby, being a world-class “Super Smash Bros.” player is what sets him apart from his peers.
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Students celebrate the life of Nicholas Holt at vigil

Students celebrate the life of Nicholas Holt at vigil

Michael Kohut May 8, 2016
A memorial and candlelight vigil was held Saturday for Nicholas Holt, the Stony Brook freshman who died last month after he attended a party.
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Campus Briefing: USG Elections Board member impeached

Campus Briefing: USG Elections Board member impeached

Michael Kohut May 8, 2016
The Undergraduate Student Government senators debated changing the size of the Elections Board and impeached former Elections Board member Malik Archer.
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The curious case of the missing peach tea

The curious case of the missing peach tea

Michael Kohut May 8, 2016
The one constant in my daily routine, the pick-me-up that I could count on, went missing. Pure Leaf Peach Tea, my favorite drink, disappeared without a trace.
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Sorry, but big dreams wont pay big bills

Sorry, but big dreams won’t pay big bills

Michael Kohut April 28, 2016
Money will buy us food and a roof to sleep under after college. It’s not a sure thing that dreams will.
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The holiday for stoners and students

The holiday for stoners and students

Michael Kohut April 17, 2016
Let’s add 4/20 to the all too short list of days that us Seawolves get a break from class.
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